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Even dogs need a pension for a comfortable retirement

In the first scheme of its kind in the UK, police dogs are to get their own pensions worth up to £1,500 each.  The scheme starts in December in Nottingham, and will ensure that the dogs' veterinary bills are covered after they retire.

Police and Crime Commissioner Paddy Tipping said that it was important for both police officers and the dogs to get a 'decent retirement' after working hard for the police. 

So perhaps TPAS staff need to be prepared to answer enquiries from dogs…

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Do you know how much you are likely to get from the state, or what your state pension age is?  To find out more about the state pension, click here.  

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